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Stripped Bare – The History of Everyday Clothes – GI 23 049 (Face to Face and Online)

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13 October 2023 @ 10:15 am - 12:15 pm BST

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Tutor: Lorraine Spindler BA (Hons) Dip Euro Hum

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Date: 13 October 2023
10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Length of Course:
3 Fridays
Reference Code:
GI 23 049
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


A celebration of the extraordinary stories of ordinary clothes. We will scratch below the glossy surface of the fashion industry to expose the mechanics of fashion business, the hidden world of the workroom and the role of makers, and the experiences of consuming, wearing, and caring for ordinary clothes throughout history. Case studies show how our ancestors’ clothes were designed, stitched, worn, mended, and remembered to deepen our historical understanding.


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